Wallpaper

Collection Type

  • Wallpaper

Date

1880-1900

GUSN

GUSN-177220

Description

Unused sample. Metallic gold and silver trailing floral vine embossed to appear like needlework (crewel) printed on a brown ground. Straight repeat.

Details

Descriptive Terms

wallpapers
Covering, Wall
Wallpaper
Wallpaper

Pattern No.

5580J

Additional Identification Number

1988

People and Organizations

A.H. Davenport/Irving & Casson

Related Items

Title Accession Number 2000.66
Title Wallpaper Accession Number 2000.660

Maker

Paul Balin (Manufacturer)

Location of Origin

France

Object Type

Building Components; Surface Elements

Dimensions

33 3/8 x 19 3/4 (HxW) (inches)

Credit Line

Gift of Mr. and Mrs. Thomas C. Ellis, Sr.

Accession Number

1981.88

Reference Notes

Nylander, Richard. "Elegant late nineteeth-century wallpapers." Antiques Magazine, Aug. 1982, pl. X.

Places

France

Wallpaper Details

Print Technique

Block Printed

Form

Unused

Ground Color

Brown

State

Original

Type

Machine Made

Use

Sidewall/Fill

Paper Finish

Embossed

Medium

Paper

Decor Motif

crewelwork
needlework